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Rhea Ritchie Scholarship in Human Nutrition

ValueApprox. $20,000 per year (paid bimonthly). Subject to change at the discretion of the Awards Committee depending on the financial resources available.
EligibilityThis scholarship will be open to graduate students who are conducting research in human nutrition. The recipient must be a full-time, fully qualified graduate student who does not currently hold another substantial award or scholarship.
DonorA bequest from the late Mrs. Rhea Ritchie who left funds to establish a scholarship in the field of advanced research in Human Nutrition.

Apply online. Please include the following:

  • a letter briefly describing the nature of your current research work and indicating why you feel you are qualified to receive this award
  • photocopies of official transcripts from all institutions attended; unofficial transcripts from the University of Saskatchewan will be accepted.
  • two confidential letters of reference, one from your supervisor. Reference letters may be emailed to

If you have any questions, please contact

DeadlineThe call for applications is distributed every winter.
RenewableRenewable up to 1 year.

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